It was reported that American actor Robert Downey Jr net worth is about $140million. This is kind of big money for this 48 year old man. But after knowing that this man has been started his debut at age of 5, no wonder until today, Robert Downey Jr already accumulated that amount of money. Robert Downey J may not the highest paid actor in Hollywood, but his career is still so bright and its not possible for him to be the highest paid actor in the future. Robert Downey Jr seems today becoming promising name for the commercial success of several movies. Mostly the movie he starred at was reaching Box office and gained commercially successful. Some of Robert Downey Jr movies like Gothika, Zodiac, Sherlock Holmes and Tropic Thunder. But Robert Downy Jr gained more and more popularity when he was portrayed superhero Tony Stark / Iron Man action film Iron Man. It was reported for his role in Iron Man and Iron Man 2, Robert Downey Jr has been accumulated more than $15million salary. But it’s not as much as when he was staring at the 2012 the Avengers movie. For his role in that movie, Robert Downey Jr becomes the highest paid at or among the cast, higher than Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth in the same movie. For the Avengers movie, it was reported that Robert Downey Jr was paid about $50,000,000 which is the highest paid actor at that time. With hat salary records just from outstanding movie, no wonder Robert Downey Jr can accumulate that amount of net worth.
Since very young Robert Downey Jr already pays attention closer to his dad, actor, writer, producer, cinematographer, and director Robert Downey, Sr. Since he was young, Robert Downey Jr already showed his interest in acting, No wonder at the age of five, he was taking a role in his father movie Pound. Due his father bad habits, young Robert Downey Jr already be a friend with a drug. At age of 6 his father let him smoke marijuana and years later his father said he is really regretting it. Teen Robert Downey Jr already appeared in several movies as the supporting role, and 1987 movie The Pick-up Artist maybe became the movie where he played as the major role. But people started to knowing about Robert Downey Jr very well after he was receiving nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1992 movie Chaplin.
It was reported that by controlling himself, ordinary and not exaggerating lifestyle and after taxes and expense, Robert Downey Jr annual salary is $19,526,250 per years. And he sill has many chance in the future to raise more than that.